KCRW joins a group of forest firefighters who are working to prevent wildfires. We get a firsthand look at what firefighters do when a blaze breaks out near Tujunga.
When wildfire training becomes an all-hands-on-deck emergency
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For forest firefighters, training plans can change in a split second
Oscar Vargas races back into his U.S. Forest Service SUV, his previously relaxed demeanor jolted by a shot of adrenaline.
9 min, 32 sec
Governor Newsom may expand California’s 'red flag' law
Governor Gavin Newsom is staring down the barrel of some bills that seek to expand the state’s so-called “red flag” laws. But there's debate on whether such laws are...
8 min, 52 sec